The Daily Eastern News

Take a break before you break down

Staff Editorial

February 6, 2019


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

It’s no secret; college students are stressed out. There’s a lot of pressure put on us, and there’s a lot of pressure we put on ourselves, to excel in classes, find jobs soon after graduation, pay our bills and loans quickly and dedicate whatever time we have left to having some semblance of a so...

Take a breather before winter holidays

Megan Keane, Columnist

October 31, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Not everybody celebrates every holiday. To the people who do celebrate Halloween, don’t you feel as though it gets swallowed up by Christmas’s/Hanukkah’s/Kwanzaa’s shadow? Halloween’s moon eclipsed by the winter holiday-of-your-choosing’s sun. Let’s be honest here, Christmas takes over eve...

Remember to give yourself a break

Carole Hodorowicz, Columnist

November 27, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Normally, after a holiday break I feel like I need another two or three day break so I can mentally prepare to return to the classes, assignments and responsibilities waiting for me on campus. But this time, I made my Thanksgiving break exactly what is meant to be: a break. My backpack remained...

Students anxiously wait, prepare for Thanksgiving Break

Chrissy Miller, Campus Reporter

November 17, 2016


Filed under News

Gobble, gobble, gobble…from freshmen to graduate students, everyone is getting ready for Thanksgiving. Christian Daniels, a sophomore biological sciences major, said going home and having dinner with his family is his favorite part of Thanksgiving Break. “There will be no stress at all, just...

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